May 2014

 

All the content from the May, 2014, Home Sweet Home issue!

 

Cover art this month: “The Passing” Oil on Linen 24x30 ©Rebecca N King 2010

Cover art this month: “The Passing”
Oil on Linen 24×30
©Rebecca N King 2010

 

FEATURES

 

Mainstay: Providing A Safe Home by Mary Ickes

 

Mothering The Mother by Start From Seed Doulas

 

Redefining Home by Jacqui Castle

 

Women Setting A New Course by LaDean Peterson

 

Mary Benson House: Recovery Haven by Rachael Johns

 

Art Partners: Ikebana & Containers

 

Mother & Children Stand Strong by Kiesa Kay

 

Coming Home To Your Self by Marie Davis, MA, LPC & Tayria Ward, Ph.D

 

Rotarians Fighting Hunger by Eleanor Ashton

 

Caring For Sisters In Need by Sandra Franklin

 

Tablecloths From ‘Round The World by Janis Gingermountain

 

Finding Where You Need To Be by Sherri Wren Haymore

 

Making A Dent In A Man’s World by Susan Metcalf

 

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

Opinion

 

Words From The Editor by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker

 

Funny, Isn’t It? by Jeanne Charters

 

CosmiComedy: Run Away, Run Away! by Lavinia Plonka

 


Meet Our Advertisers: Mary Jane Grigsby/Adesso Design

 

Meet Our Advertisers: Home Gear Shop

 

Meet Our Advertisers: Jane T. Cicchetti, CCH

 

 

Features

 

Common Sense Health

 

New Autism Numbers: Connecting the Dots by Maureen ‘Mo’ McDonnell, RN

 

Currency Corner & Home Space

 

Organizing 202: The ABCs of Organizing – “E” Is Entryways by Sophie Noll

 

Food For Thought

 

Fat Thoughts by Sandy McCall

 

Mindfully Yours

 

Growing Community Where We Are Planted by Judith Toy

 

Minding Her Own Business

 

Women, Spirit & Money: Helping Others ‘Too Much’ by Sherri L. McLendon

 

Pet Care Corner

 

What to Do if Your Pet is Stung by a Bee, Hornet or Wasp by Animal Hospital of North Asheville

 

Women Making Music

 

Torch Singer, A Tribute to Linda Ronstadt by Peggy Ratusz

 

Words By Women: Poetry/Fiction/Book Reviews

 

Book Review: “Dancing on Rocks” by Rose Senehi reviewed by Mary Ickes

 

Poetry: Living Wabi Sabi by Clara B. Jones

 

Poetry: Hanging Out the Wash by Carol Dreiling

 

Poetry: The Honorable Needle by Judith Ann Scheckel

 

 

Sandi Tomlin-Sutker
Written by Sandi Tomlin-Sutker